On Dec 8, 2013 3:48 PM, "Justin Hibbits" <chmeeed...@gmail.com> wrote: > > On Sun, 8 Dec 2013 14:38:53 +0100 > Marius Strobl <mar...@alchemy.franken.de> wrote: > > > On Wed, Dec 04, 2013 at 10:21:13PM -0800, Justin Hibbits wrote: > > > I've been working on the projects/pmac_pmu branch for some time now > > > to add suspend/resume as well as CPU speed change for certain > > > PowerPC machines, about a year since I created the branch, and now > > > it's stable enough that I want to merge it into HEAD, hence this > > > request. However, it does touch several drivers, turning them into > > > "early drivers", such that they can be initialized, and suspended > > > and resumed at a different time. Saying that, I do need testing > > > from other architectures, to make sure I haven't broken anything. > > > > > > The technical details: > > > > > > To get proper ordering, I've extended the bus_generic_suspend() and > > > bus_generic_resume() to do multiple passes. Devices which cannot be > > > enabled or disabled at the current pass level would return an > > > EAGAIN. This could possibly cause problems, since it's an addition > > > to an existing API rather than a new API to run along side it, so > > > it needs a great deal of testing. It works fine on PowerPC, but I > > > don't have any i386/amd64 or sparc64 hardware to test it on, so > > > would like others who do to test it. I don't think that it would > > > impact x86 at all (testing is obviously required), because the > > > nexus is not an EARLY_DRIVER_MODULE, so all devices would be > > > handled at the same pass. But, I do know the sparc64 has an > > > EARLY_DRIVER_MODULE() nexus, so that will likely be impacted. > > > > > > Also, any comments are of course welcome. Technical concerns are > > > obviously welcome, and I will try to address everything. > > > > Do you have a patch against head? > > > > Marius > > > > Here you go. > > - Justin
Oh I must add that this was just a merge, I didn't try compiling this merge, but there were no conflicts so it should build. But images are up on allbsd.org for people to test. -Justin _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"